Investigations underway after man assaulted, shots fired in Nerang

DETECTIVES have set up a crime scene at a Nerang home after shots were fired in the middle of the night.

It’s understood a man was confronted and threatened by three other men at the home on Eureka Street around 8.00pm on Thursday night, before he was assaulted.

One of the men then discharged a firearm in a carport before the trio left in a car.


The man ran off to a nearby home and the residents quickly called the police, however, he didn’t hang around until police arrived.

A crime was established with forensic and scientific officers in attendance.

A short time later a 20-year-old man turned up at the Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment to non-life threatening injuries.

He has not made a complaint at this stage.